Makulatur

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin maculatura.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [makulaˈtuːɐ̯]
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧ku‧la‧tur

Noun[edit]

Makulatur f (genitive Makulatur, plural Makulaturen)

  1. wastepaper
  2. (figuratively) something worthless or meaningless
    • 2010, Erich Schneeweiß, “Schulentwicklung in der Praxis”, in Sozialimpulse, June 2010
      Heute sind die Bedenken von damals Makulatur.
  3. (printing) spoilage

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